The Amazing Baobab

The African Baobab Superfruit

Baobab is valuable in everyday nutrition for a number of reasons.

VITAMIN C

Baobab is a great source of whole food Vitamin C

Vitamin C is vital for maintaining normal bodily functions. Its used for almost every cellular process in normal body functions and is vital for regulating metabolism. Tribal Active  is high in vitamin C “ Vitamin C contributes to a normal energy yielding metabolism and to the reduction of tiredness and fatigue “

 

ANTIOXIDANTS

Prevent the release of and combat effects of free radicals : a respected USDA published reading for Baobab comes from Atacora USA : Highest per serving antioxidant capacity of any fruit : ORAC=2,495 umole per gram

 

ELECTROLYTES

Calcium Sodium and Potassium salts keeps us hydrated and prevent dehydration during periods of intense exercise like running, cycling and gym in fact any kind of intense exercise or endurance activity

Baobab is one of the best plant based sources of calcium and potassium

 

FIBRE

Baobab is composed of 50% fibre ( average figure in excess of 48% by volume ) Gut health is the next trend in total body health. It’s a key area for health and wellbeing for NHS professionals in 2018-22

Baobab has both prebiotic and probiotic effects

  • Prebiotic soluble fibre to nurture beneficial microflora in the digestive tract
  • Insoluble fibre  (roughage) aids digestion

KEY FACTS ABOUT BAOBAB

  • High in Vitamin C  and Antioxidants
  • High in fibre (50%)
  • Source of macro-nutrients such as calcium, potassium, magnesium and electrolytes
  • Probiotic and prebiotic effect
  • Regulates and stabilises blood sugar levels.